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Merck’s Keytruda Nabs More US Approvals

04:00 EDT 18 Jun 2018 | CHEManager

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted two more approvals for US Merck’s Keytruda, an anti-PD-1 therapy. In the first, the drug gained its first regulatory clearance as a gynaecological cancer treatment. It is the first anti-PD-1 therapy to be approved for patients with advanced cervical cancer and progression on or after chemotherapy.

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